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>> top stories we are following on this wednesday morning. as hundreds gather to say goodbye to a sonoma county teenager killed by a deputy last week. protestors marched in the streets, demanding justice for andy lopez. details of the rally coming up. >> and police are searching for someone who could hold the key to understanding lynne spalding's death at san francisco general hospital. >> taking a live look at
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walnut creek this morning. we are looking at another cooler day today. >> we started the last hour of what was reported to be a minor accident. according to chp there were two separate minor accidents. it took them a while to clear and it has backed up traffic beyond the split. this is closer to carlos some boulevard. the drive time was just 15 to 20 minutes is now clot that 17 minutes. it is now coming in at 25 minutes. >> san palo alto is already jammed up. it is a 25 minutes commute time and that is what you can expect during the peak of the commute. all that means that the bay bridge is a pretty light and easy ride though this may change.
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>> we are waking up to clear skies and here's a live look outside from our roof cam. it is clear and cold outside. as we head into the afternoon and warmer weather is on the way and was the upper 50s. coming up to my next report i will talk about whether or not we have a good forecast for halloween. >> family and friends gathered to say their final goodbyes to 13-year-old andy lopez, he was the teen shot and killed by police last week. another protest is planned for today. kron four's mike pelton is live in santa rosa with more, mike? >> this memorial in santa rosa is continuing to grow. last night, one week since the fatal shooting they gathered for a mass. you
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concede family and friends bringing things. many of those who attended were hiore hs favorite color. they're demanding answers after a sheriff's deputies shot to death 13 year-old nt.andy. up 40 stated that after he did not comply to drop the gun, they shot it out of fear. last night, hundreds gathered to mourn the death. >> as a mother, i would not want this happened. i feel sorry for his family because they should not have to go do this. >> it is just hard to breaking, i cannot stay at the funeral, i had to leave.
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>> there is another protest scheduled were union members are going to stand. they will do a demonstration and also coming out of the funeral mass, the board of supervisors stated that they want to start a discussion about the presence of guns and the manufacturers who are making these toy guns. >> investigators now have a description of the man who could be a key witness in the case of lynne spalding. the woman found dead in a sterile as san francisco general hospital. police believe that he was the first person to report seen her in the stairwell, seven
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teen days after she was reported missing. police say that a man with a hospital id told a another staffer about it, but then disappeared. investigators have not been able to identify him. kron4 scott rates has more. >> investigators stated that this man saw someone and reported it to another person spread this happening back on october 4th just before 7:30 a.m.. the information was reported to the sheriff's department and in four days before she was found dead. right now it is on a clear whether not he worked at the hospital. we reached out to is spokesperson and she stated that she is happy that there is a wider net and that her staff is helping. >> the witness is described
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as being asian are from 30 to 40 years old about 5 ft. 8 and a medium built. he was wearing a blue shirt with a tie. as of why he has my came forward, that is anybody's guess. scott rates, kron 4 news. >> the u.s. house of representatives energy and commerce committee, secretary of health and the human services division are going to testifybout the health affordable care act. >> i am here today to discuss the affordable care act. just like with medicare
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part b, the launch of this web site has not gone well. just like medicare part de the earlier and glitches will be forgotten. a lot of the discussion will focus on this web site and this is an important issue. i want to know what they can tell us about the problems experienced and how they plan to fix them. we should keep this in perspective because the affordable care act is working. it has been improving the health security of millions of americans for the past three years spread because of the affordable care act more than 7 million people on medicare have saved more than $8 billion on their prescriptions. more than a hundred million had access to a fried preventive coverage. >> these are some of the
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statements from some of the leaders. he is a representative are from california and earlier we heard from the chairman of the committee. we would try to cut back again when we have a chance sprea. >> coming up on the kron4 morning news. residents of the 6 alarm fire at an apartment complex in redwood city two weeks ago are getting some help. >> police are hoping to identify 4 people who might be connected to a shooting at a campbell night club be connected to a shooting at a campbell night club over the weekend. ok aallll that yumness twbuild yourwn cckenrapswith a .
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>> residents of the six alarm fire at an apartment complex in redwood city two weeks ago are getting some help. dozens of people lost their homes.witnesses say people were screaming and running through hallways trying to get out. back in july another six- alarm fire happened just a mile away. and that fire displaced a hundred people and killed one person. one resident who survived both fires has a very positive outlook for the future. >> i think it is the only way to mauve ford is to be strong and not to be depressed. you have to think positive about your future. i believe that my future is
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want to be great. obviously, i will never forget this but i hope that i will be able to move on. >> during the meeting last night, residents were given information on when they will be able to return to their apartments to retrieve what is left of their belongings. >> police are hoping to identify four people who might be connected to a shooting at a campbell nightclub over the weekend. this surveillance video from "the spot" night club shows someone walking behind the man in a cowboy hat. then you see another man walk into the club. and in a couple of seconds -- a man and woman walk through the door. the incident began around 2 am - when an employee asked a group of men to turn down their music in the parking lot. that's when one of the men reportedly shot the nightclub employee. police say the group ran off -- and they have not been arrested. the employee was taken to to survive.
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>> coming up on the kron4 morning newest. rumors are flying about what is inside of a giant barge off of treasure island. many say that google is behind it. more on that coming up.
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up behind the new bay bridge.and the rumors has it that-- *google is behind it. kron 4's jackie sissel is live in san francisco with >> i feel like i am at area 51, the mystery is continuing. i wish i could tell you exactly what is going on. the mystery, and what is this barge? basically, i am on the far east end of treasure island. just in the last couple weeks this mysterious barge has popped up. commerce are ramping across the internet. i went on their site and came across the a lot of people are speculating that a google project is on the way. some people stated that it's difficult teen
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store to promote theit is a fowt the google glass. what they have a bart's ed davis and people that have to sign disclosure papers to make sure that if they work out here they do not dispose any thing. it is a mystery that a lot of people are scratching their heads wondering what it is. >> they have a lot of shipping containers that are welded together and a lot of people are stating that they have antennas. i am waiting for the you as told to fly over. >> they just cannot sit out there and definitely can they? >> highway a guess, if they
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have appeared, i presume that they can do with the light. as long as they get approval from the city, county, or the state. >> did a little closer if you caget a little closer if you can. >> i would try to check this out on my way home. >> speaking of traffic, let's go to george. maligned there were problems in getting to the island to the bay bridge but they have been cleared. we want to talk first about the hot spot. this is interstate 80 and what happened was a minor accident that turned out about an hour and 15 minutes ago. the date did not get it cleared in time and sat late, we have hit
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critical mass. i do not think there is any way that we will see this back up panda. the drive time is already over 26 minutes. this is from hercules down to berkeley. >> it is already backed up into san tableau. even though all of these lands have cleared, it is too late for this backup to work its way out. this for a while held traffic off the the bay bridge but this is no longer the case. the mean lights are activatedmetering lights han activated. the san mateo bridge is down to 11 minutes and the golden gate bridge is problem free both to and from marin county. the marin ride is basically clear all the way into walnut grave. >> san tub rolls up recently
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dropped to 36 degrees. we thought frost would form but there's too much moisture in the error. san jose has 45 degrees out the door. satellite and radar shows mostly clear skies and high pressure is building in. that means that we will see warmer weather over the next couple of days and the storm track is on the to the north. any moisture we see will drop and it will stay to the north. we are talking sunshine a clear skies today and the temperatures will be in the upper 60s. 68 degrees in campbell and 674 santa clara. the temperatures are a little bit cooler than what we are used to sing. fairfield will have a high of 69 degrees.
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downtown san francisco will be in the upper 60s today. 58 degrees expected for berkeley. >> your halloween forecast, tomorrow afternoon will be perfect. we're talking temperatures ranging from a low 60's to the mid '70s. as we did the trick or treaters out you can expect clear skies around the entire bay area. your 7 day around the bay highlights friday as the warmest day but is warming trend will be short lived. the temperatures will start to cool and we will continue with this pattern as we start the next work week. >> the social security cost of living adjustment is announcing a benefit increase that is based on a government measure of inflation that is being released today. recipients are awaiting the official declaration of how much more they'll get next year, but indications are it won't be a big number.
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preliminary figures suggest the cost of living adjustment will go up about one-point-five- percent for some 58 million recipients -- among the smallest since 19-75. align >> spying on allies is a two way street. that's according to a u-s intelligent chief saying that spying on each other's leaders is a longtime practice in the intelligence world. the national intelligence director spoke to congressional lawmakers about the surveillance programs that have fueled protest in the u-s as well as abroad. n-s-a officials are also saying that a surveillance sweep on phone records overseas was carried out by european governments and not the u-s. >> chinese police say five people have been arrested on suspicion of involvement in a suicide car attack near beijing's tiananmen square. a statement on the beijing police microblog said the
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perpetrators of monday's attack were also identified, and labeled it a carefully planned terrorist attack. all three died when their vehicle exploded. two tourists, including a filipino woman were hit by the speeding vehicle, were also killed. police said knives, iron rods, gasoline and a flag imprinted with religious slogans were found in the vehicle. the three attackers, including one woman, and the five arrested all had names identifying them as members of the turkic muslim uighur ethnic group native to the restive northwestern region of xinjiang where extremists have been battling security forces for years. >> with will be right back. we will be right back.
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>> taking a look at wall street this morning. futures trading shows all three indexes positive at this hour. there's less anxiety than high expectation on wall street today as investors await the outcome of a meeting of the federal reserve in washington. here's how the numbers closed yesterday. the dow up 111. the nasdaq up 12. and the s and p 500 added nine. opening bell today at 6:30. if >> there is troubling news for wine lovers. the industry is experiencing an "undersupply of nearly 300 million cases a year. that's not enough to keep up with worldwide demand, according to a report from
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morgan stanley research. global production dropped by more than five-percent last year -- mostly due to bad weather in france and argentina. america consumes 12-percent of the world's wine -- but produces just eight-percent. the french drink more wine than any other country. >> new this morning. a new york bus driver stepped in to save the life of a suicidal woman who had a dramatic scene that was captured on camera. darnell barton was driving a metro bus on friday, driving
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tylenol®. >> welcome back. we're looking at the opening bell on wall street. we are waiting to see what type of day is in store. >> family and friends gathered to say their final goodbyes to 13-year-old andy lopez, he was the teen shot and killed by police last week. another protest is planned for today. kron four's mike pelton is live in santa rosa with- >> every time you come to this memorial you see more
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flowers. this is marking one week since his death. the community gathered and you concede family and friends caring his casket. hundreds across the community came man to mourn the death. it was a mother busy afternoon as community members marched on to the sheriff's office for justice. >> as a mother i would not want our communiwant our communo change. the family should not have to go through this >> it is hard to break a, i had to leave because it was just too hard to stand there. >> today's protest is scheduled for 5:00 p.m.. community leaders and
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protesters all there together march. they would do is 6:30 a.m. demonstration and rally. they're also calling for the board to hold a conversation about issues keyed to this case. including, the purchase of guns, and the manufacturing of toy guns. >> you can always follow the latest on our websites. >> the time is 6:32 a.m.. >> we are still slower on the east shore freeway, interstate 80, a things got bad was an early morning accident. they were not big problems but it took long enough for it to clear. even the lanes have been cleared long gone. the heavy traffic is still compounding and the drive time has dropped down to 21 minutes. it is still a
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much slower ride and then you can expect at this time of our. we are tracking slow go through the east bay on highway 4 in the westbound direction we're starting to get slow and westbound interstate 580 is backed up. >> as we take a quick look at your wednesday the forecast and focus on numbers. we are in the upper '30's. 39 degrees for vallejo. you will notice that milder weather for oakland. 44 degrees currently in pleasanton. it is cold outside but we do have patchy fog, scattered clouds. as we take a look at your day planner, and warmer weather is approaching it tomorrow. i will break down
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your 7 day around the bay coming up. >> developing new is out of san francisco were the search is on for a man who could be a key witness to a mysterious death at a san francisco hospital. 57 at year-old lynne spalding's body was from october 8th in a stairwell at the hospital. investigators believe that the witness told the hospital what he saw. kron4 will tran is live at san francisco general. >> they're trying to get a hold of personnel. they stated that her body was
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found and this is a picture of her. she came to the hospital complaining of a bladder infection. nothing is settled, then she disappeared. the hospital stated that that asked for the sheriff to investigate because they cannot locate her from our room. right now, the sheriff department is not making a comment spread they will not tell us who they are searching for the stated that that person may be a member of the hospital perry he or she spotted a identification on the shirt. someone in that capacity according to the hospital that is not unheard of. they have people come and go all the time but at this point this is a very generic-that she was wearing a tie so he is someone may
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be an official capacity. the police department is aware but they have not been able to work with the investigator to, with a composite sketch. they want this information out here so this person can come forward and talk to them. >> keeping guns out of th of thl and california is at proving to be more difficult. a recent audit found a large number of course across the state are not reporting the mentally ill to the state justice officials. in fact, the courts collectively failed to report a least 2300 mental health the determinations' over a three-year. the audit also found some course reported incomplete information and, in some cases, to the the
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seven days to send that information to the justice department. >> the man accused of injuring six law enforcement officers and causing a long standoff was in court on tuesday. police say that sammy duran shot and ice age and in the late friday and injured five officers in roseville, near sacramento. charges were filed against him, including seven attempted murder counts. he is in jail and is expected to enter a plea on friday. the >> for the second consecutive day, the woman accused in a d.u.i. crash that killed a couple was unable to appear in court. 53 year-old marjorie reitzell was scheduled to be arraigned yesterday, but was once again excuse because of
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medical reasons. police said this she was drunk and she hit and killed 50 year-old balbir singh and his wife, 45 your own kamal singh. >> she is not a animal, she is probably more upset than the grieving family, she just needs to face reality of what has happened to. >> prosecutors say that her blood alcohol level was twice the legal limit. she faces two felony counts of vehicular manslaughter and two felony counts of driving under the influence. >> a state legislative committee is planning to hold a hearing in response to the deaths of two bart
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>> good morning i am tech reports gabe slate spread a new exclusive of glove is emerging. they are going to release a new way for--not just anyone can get their hands on this item. there's a big catch. maligned right now about 10,000 people have a glass unit, mostly
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employees, celebrities spread they will abide france to become testers. these a glass was will not become available on to a 2014. >> and a post they stated that they're door in their second again about because the existing testers-test they may have a point and maybe this is the best way to expand their product but part me and wants to know whether not it is a good plan to expand spread you have to know someone to get your hands on this. the existing people had to pay $1,500. the next wave, also have to pay $15. on the bay right now they have over 50
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existing testers that are auctioning off. they think that people will pay for this. >> what do you know, they are right. the bidding has already started. currently there at $355. you know that would end and that means right now there are people unwilling to pay just for the right. whether they intended this are not, the hype is building. >> gabe slate, kron 4 news. i love watching tv outside.
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>> the crime in chinatown is often passed the death but businesses and stated that the crime is still keeping people away. they stated that the additional level of security is going to make a difference. maligned let's turn our attention to traffi >> in solano county there is a huge problem tine up the traffic.
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>> this occurs way before the junctions of there is no good way for you to get around this. motorists may have to go to 680 and that is not an option. a little closer to home there was a set of accidents on the east shore freeway where we have not recovered. the drive time is double what they should be. that is not the end of the problem there is an accident reported on westbound highway 24 and just after the 680 merge. that has backed up the traffic into concord on pleasant hill on interstate 680 southbound. we're still looking at a slow ride on an estate 580. this is nothing unusual but just heavy traffic. it is starting to
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get slow on 1 01 northbound and 85 spread the north bay ride is still pretty good. maligned a check of the bridges, the back abide the bay bridge is lighter than usual because of all of the slow traffic. a lot of it has not reached the bay bridge. we are still seen the drive time increase from 11 to 13 minutes. the golden gate bridge volume is up but no problems or surprises. >> we have a surprise us and we have been talking about the possibility of frost but as of right now we do not have the conditions to see it. we have areas of dense fog so there's just too much moisture in the arab. it is chilly however and we have temperatures in the upper '30's. vallejo has a high of
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36 degrees. milder weather in oakland and san francisco. as we head into afternoon you can expect a sunny day. the temperatures will be in the upper 50s to the upper 60s. everyone will be in about 10 degrees of each other. richmond will have a high of 66 degrees spread 61 degrees for san mateo. later on tonight because it is so clear--take a look low 50's just about everywhere else. >> we have cold weather ahead. i do want to focus on the following forecasts. we're talking clear skies and perfect weather for the parade. tomorrow the high will be in the mid-70s. you can expect the temperature to be in the mid 50s. it
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will be pretty mild as you'll walk out with your cost and spread >> the seven day of around the bay highlights friday as the enormous day.the warmest da >> we have the dallas oil by 15 points. financial expert rob black is joining us. >>ow up by 15 points. >> there is just not enough job growth in any area of the united states. the lower the interest rates to more that people will borrow.
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people are trying to ss there trying to encourage borrowing spread >> this is her first set down with the feds. she has been put in this position. her in ben bernanke and need to channel together about what they should expect. the cheap policy is what's causing the stock market to stay higher. there are enough americans that are working. >> the other thing that came out was a dp reporting their numbers.adp reporting. maligned there is just too much corn on with the government
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because they did not want to work together on the budget , the sequestration. is just not even enough confidence with the obama care in 2014. a lot of businesses are stating that they should wait. they want to wait before they get more demand. job growth is very problematic for the united states. maligned i'm already getting the word we have in this short. >> first, the winners and losers at 9:15 a.m.. will be right back. i love watching tv outside.
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malig >> coming up on the kron4 morning news. health and human services secretary capelikathleen sebelius is
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apologizing for the obama care web site this morning. we will tell you what she is sane. >> the search is on for a man who could be a key witness to a mysterious death at san francisco general hospital. we will have details and a live report. >> there is a mystery on the san francisco bay. not even eight of google search and find the answer. we will
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